NFL Playoffs: Wild Card Weekend Saturday Open Thread

Howard Smith-USA TODAY Sports

The playoffs get underway today; come watch them with us!

Thanks to some, um, certain events from last week, the Bears find themselves the same place as we are - home, watching the playoffs from the comforts of our couches. Their high-definition televisions might be a little bigger than ours, however.

So these are the games we're watching today:

AFC Game 1 (Saturday)

(4) Indianapolis Colts vs. (5) Kansas City Chiefs

Date: Saturday, Jan. 4

Kickoff time4:35 p.m. ET

TV channel: NBC

Location: Lucas Oil Stadium, Indianapolis, Indiana

OddsColts by 2

Announcers: Dan Hicks and Mike Mayock

You can follow along with Colts fans at Stampede Blue (@StampedeBlue) and with Chiefs fans at Arrowhead Pride (@ArrowheadPride).

NFC Game 1 (Saturday)

(3) Philadelphia Eagles vs. (6) New Orleans Saints

Date: Saturday, Jan. 4

Kickoff time8:10 p.m. ET

TV channel: NBC

Location: Lincoln Financial Field, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

OddsEagles by 2.5

Announcers: Al Michaels and Cris Collinsworth

You can follow along with Eagles fans at Bleeding Green Nation (@BleedingGreen) and with Saints fans at Canal Street Chronicles (@SaintsCSC).

This is your open thread for today's games. As always, Open Thread Responsibly (TM).

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